Fall 2007

From the Administrators: Message from the ongoing administrators Elena Bogdanovich and Elena Guernsey.

Candidate Statements: Statements by incoming SLD Administrator Becky Blackley and Assistant Administator Elana Pick.

SLD Banquet: Information on the annual SLD Banquet.

Request for Correspondents: A young Uzbek-based translator looks for contacts.

Idiom Savants (II): Vladimir Kovner and Lydia Stone continue their popular feature, this time addressing dairy-related idioms.

SlavLite: Regular humor and culture column.

The Trials and Tribulations of Upgrading to Microsoft Office Professional 2007 by Nora Favorov

Beginners’ Luck: Liv Bliss discusses on catch phrases.

Translating Children’s Poetry: The War between Children and Parents: Translations of poetry by Nash, Milne, Oster, Prelutsky, Zakhoder, and Moritz.

Hrvatski Pravopis: Dictionary review by Janja Pravetic-Dickey.

English-Russian and Russian-English Religious and Spiritual Lexicon: Dictionary review by Roy Cochrun.